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Slacker hacker: Programmer uses AI to disguise his screen when his boss nears

There is a new AI application that will be appreciated by internet-browsing employees around the world -- a deep learning face-recognition program that can hide your computer screen when your boss walks by your desk.
Computing

Oculus Story Studio's illustrated short film 'Dear Angelica' makes creative use of VR

Most VR films use techniques that are more animated to create the most immersive experience possible. As the VR film Dear Angelica demonstrates, artists are nothing if not creative and illustration is also an effective VR medium.
Product Review

Edge Desk Review

The Edge Desk is the pop-up workstation space-starved workers have been hungry for.
Gaming

343 Industries details ‘Halo Wars 2’ multiplayer mode to kick off open beta

Friday marks the start of the Halo Wars 2 open beta. Players can test out the game's card-based multiplayer mode Blitz, which challenges commanders to build a deck that can control the battlefield.
Apple

Apple tops customer loyalty engagement report for a range of tech categories

A new report on brand loyalty has found that Apple drives a better customer experience than many of its competitors in a number of markets. It beats out its contemporaries in smartphones, tablets and online music.
Web

Microsoft security bulletins’ days are numbered as February approaches

Although the last web-based security bulletin was published on January 2017 Update Tuesday, the service officially ends on February 13, 2017. Microsoft will then open the doors to its new Security Updates Guide portal the next day.
Gaming

'Hitman' getting an HDR update that will make Agent 47's head positively blinding

HDR is here to stay -- and we couldn't be happier. While gamerrs may have kitted themselves out with a compatible display, there are still a bunch of games that don't support it. Fortunately, Hitman is soon set to jump aboard the brightly…
Computing

Microsoft is now throwing free upgrades at subscribers of Windows 10 Enterprise

Microsoft said on Thursday that Windows 10 Enterprise subscribers can now upgrade Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 devices for free. This offer applies to Windows 10 Enterprise E3 and E5, and Secure Productive Enterprise E3 and E5 subscription…
Computing

Microsoft delays the Windows 10 My People feature until after Creators Update 6:35

The new My People feature, intended to make it easier to share with your most important friends and family, was to arrive in the Windows 10 Creators Update. Unfortunately, Microsoft announced that the feature is being delayed…
Computing

Microsoft Garage shuttering experimental Cache app at the end of February

The experimental nature of Microsoft's Garage projects was demonstrated by the team's Cache app and service, which is being shut down. The app will receive no further development, and the service will cease on February 28.
Computing

Asus details two more slim ZenBooks with 7th-generation Intel processors

Asus announced its ZenBook UX430 and ZenBook UX530 laptops packing seventh-gen Kaby Lake processors from Intel and Nvidia graphics. Arriving in the second quarter of 2017, they are the company's thinnest ZenBooks, measuring 0.62 inches.
Deals

Create your perfect workspace with Sabrent’s universal dock, now only $90 on Amazon

Expand your desktop workspace with the Sabrent universal docking station, now available on Amazon for 40 percent off. Compatible with Windows PC and MacOS, this docking station uses high-speed USB 3.0 technology and supports HDMI and DVI…